Improving the skills of employees in C&W

Thursday 29th of March 2018 03:12 PM

One of the UK’s leading training and education specialists will be using its award-winning experience to improve the skills of employees in Coventry and Warwickshire.

Technology business opens UK office in Stratford

Tuesday 27th of March 2018 01:27 PM

A chance meeting in Australia led to a technology company opening the UK office of its global business in Stratford.

Emily Halderthay was appointed CEO UK and Ireland of Schoolzine after meeting Phil Reardon, the CEO and founder of Schoolzine, while living in Australia.

WMCA bulletin 22nd March 2018

Thursday 22nd of March 2018 04:22 PM

MPs visit to Birmingham on a Whim!

Mayor Andy Street welcomed MPs on the Transport Select Committee to the region as part of Parliament getting out and about in the country.

Coventry Skills Summit 2018

Monday 19th of March 2018 02:17 PM

Coventry is on the up! We will be UK City of Culture 2021 and we want to maximise the benefits of this.

MIPIM Blog – Day Four

Friday 16th of March 2018 02:35 PM

Martin Reeves – Chief Executive of Coventry City Council

“The volume of deals announced appears to have been more than any other year, and Coventry and Warwickshire has been right up there with other leading cities.

MIPIM Blog - Day Three

Thursday 15th of March 2018 02:58 PM

Neil Edginton – of EDG Property

“If I was asked to sum up the Coventry and Warwickshire presence at MIPIM in three words, I would probably go for – energy, enthusiasm and momentum.

WMCA Apprenticeships Survey

Thursday 15th of March 2018 12:16 PM

The CWLEP is working in partnership with the West Midlands Mayor's Business Advisory Group on a survey which focuses on employers views on Apprenticeships and Training.

2021 public meetings update

Wednesday 14th of March 2018 03:19 PM

Members of the public will be given an insight into the next steps for Coventry as UK City of Culture 2021 at a series of meetings across the city.

MIPIM Blog - Day Two

Wednesday 14th of March 2018 12:53 PM

James Davies, managing director of The Wigley Group

“This is my first MIPIM and after hearing so much about the event, it has been really interesting to see it from the inside.

Coventry and Warwickshire scoop awards

Wednesday 14th of March 2018 12:09 PM

Coventry and Warwickshire’s strong economic performance has been recognised in a host of awards at a major investment show.

Barberry unveils £60m homes development at MIPIM

Wednesday 14th of March 2018 08:41 AM

Barberry Developments today (Wednesday, March 13) announced it is continuing its transformation of part of Coventry city centre as it unveiled plans to build around 300 apartments next to its £100 million student accommodation scheme.

MIPIM Blog - Day One

Tuesday 13th of March 2018 02:59 PM

Cllr Peter Butlin, deputy leader of Warwickshire County Council and Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership board director, said:

“MIPIM is about many things – development, investment, establishing new links and making new contacts.

£100 million vision for Coventry announced

Tuesday 13th of March 2018 08:43 AM

The vision for a £100 million development that could regenerate a key part of Coventry city centre has been launched at the world’s largest property development and investment show.

WMCA bulletin 8th March 2018

Friday 9th of March 2018 12:00 PM

Building a healthier, happier, better connected and more prosperous West Midlands

Full house at the Warwickshire Skills Conference

Thursday 8th of March 2018 03:25 PM

More than 100 people from Warwickshire’s business and education communities got together this week at Warwickshire County Council’s (WCC’s) fourth Skills for Employment programme annual skills conference to discuss the skills challenges and opportunities facing the county, and how t

Calling on more employers to help young people in Coventry and Warwickshire

Monday 5th of March 2018 03:43 PM

At the start of National Careers Week, The Careers & Enterprise Company and Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership (CWLEP) is calling out to employers across all sectors and industries to help make a real difference to the lives of young people. 

WMCA bulletin 1st March 2018

Thursday 1st of March 2018 12:00 AM

Building a healthier, happier, better connected and more prosperous West Midlands